PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland visits San Francisco to face a beat-up Warriors team. Steph Curry, Draymond Green and D'Angelo Russell are among seven Golden State players who will sit out Monday's game because of injuries.
Portland Trail Blazers at Golden State Warriors
Location: At Chase Center, San Francisco
Time: 7:30 p.m.
TV: NBC Sports Northwest, NBA TV, Blazers Pass
Radio: Rip City Radio 620 AM
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About the Warriors
The Warriors (1-5) will be playing without their two leading scorers on Monday night in Stephen Curry (20.3 points per game) and D'Angelo Russell (19.0 per game). ... The Warriors have started 10 different players this season as the team has dealt with injuries and inconsistent play. ... The starting lineup in Saturday's 93-87 loss to Charlotte was Ky Bowman, Jordan Poole, Glenn Robinson III, Eric Paschall and Willey Cauley-Stein. ... Golden State ranks last in the NBA in defense, allowing 117.3 points per 100 possessions. The Warriors rank 17th in offense, scoring 105.8 points per 100. Their net rating (-11.5) is second-worst in the NBA.
About the Blazers
Damian Lillard is off to a strong start for the Blazers (3-3), averaging 29.8 points, 7.8 assists, 5.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game. He ranks third in the NBA in scoring, third in 3-pointers per game and seventh in assists per game. ... Rodney Hood continues to play well to begin the season. The Blazers starting small forward is averaging 14.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.2 steals per game, while shooting 53.4% from the field and 51.9% from the free-throw line. He was injured in Saturday's game against the 76ers, but is available to play Monday night. ... Portland ranks 11th in offense (107.6 points per 100 possessions), 17th in defense (106.6 points per 100) and 15th in net rating (+1.0). ... The Blazers are 3-1 on the road this season, one of five teams in the NBA with three road wins so far. The others are Dallas (3-0), Philadelphia (3-0), Denver (3-1) and Minnesota (3-1).
Warriors: OUT: D'Angelo Russell (right ankle), Stephen Curry (left hand), Jacob Evans (left abductor), Draymond Green (left index finger), Kevon Looney (neuropathy), Alen Smailagic (right ankle), Klay Thompson (left ACL).
Blazers: AVAILABLE: Rodney Hood (left quad). PROBABLE: Hassan Whiteside (left knee). OUT: Zach Collins (left shoulder), Pau Gasol (left foot), Jusuf Nurkic (left leg).
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